Order Paper

Reference: OP 272/11-16

Date: 21 April 2015

The Assembly to sit at 10.30am.

Marshalled List of Amendments

Indicative Timings for the Order of Business

1. Prayers

2. Executive Committee Business

Further Consideration Stage: Pensions Bill (NIA Bill 42/11-16)

Minister for Social Development

3. Question Time

3.1 Justice

3.1.1 Topical Questions

3.2 Regional Development

3.2.1 Topical Questions

4. Committee Business

Motion: Report on Sickness Absence in the Northern Ireland Public Sector (NIA 237/11-16)


That this Assembly approves the report of the Committee for Finance and Personnel on its Review of Sickness Absence in the Northern Ireland Public Sector; and calls on the Minister of Finance and Personnel, in conjunction with Executive colleagues, to implement, as applicable, the recommendations contained therein.

Chairperson, Committee for Finance and Personnel

5. Private Members’ Business

Motion: Water Rates


That this Assembly reaffirms its rejection of the imposition of water rates on the people of Northern Ireland; recognises that were they to be introduced, households would face an additional cost of at least £400 per year; and calls on the Minister for Regional Development to prioritise within his budget to ensure sufficient investment is in place to maintain properly the local water infrastructure.

Mr J Bell
Mr T Clarke

6. Adjournment

  • Services at the Causeway Hospital

Mr J Dallat

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